Galway Jazz Festival takes place in Galway city centre from Thursday 4th to Sunday 7th October. There are over 40 events – local, national and international across 20 different venues. The festival highlights include masterclasses, a film screening, a swing dance night, jam sessions, solo performances, large ensemble performance, poetry, panel discussion, a youth ensemble workshop, and much more in between. This is a must attend event for all jazz and music lovers.
Accommodation for Galway Jazz Festival
Clayton Hotel Galway is the perfect base, located 5km or less than a 10-minute taxi journey away from Galway city centre. Taxis can be pre-booked at the hotel reception by dialing ‘0’ from the hotel room. Alternatively, why not avail of a city centre bus from outside the hotel entrance into Eyre Square in Galway city centre. The bus service operates until 11.30pm daily and a single ticket only costs €2.20 per person.